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Woman shot, killed near Flamingo and Torrey Pines

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Las Vegas Metro police said they are investigating after a woman was shot and killed Thursday afternoon. 

The incident occurred before 2 p.m. in the 4200 block of Ridgeview Drive, near Torrey Pines Drive and Flamingo Road. 

According to Metro, officers found a woman in the living room of the home suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Citing the investigation, Metro said the victim went to the home to visit a friend. The victim walked into the house and a minute later the adult male suspect went into the house, yelled at the victim and shot her with a handgun. 

The suspect left the scene before police arrived. 

Metro said bystanders told investigators that the suspect was staying at a home nearby. The investigation indicated that there was a verbal fight between the victim and the suspect before the shooting. 

The identity of the victim will later be released by the coroner's office. 

Anyone with information on the incident is urged to contact Metro's homicide section by phone at 702-828-3521 or email. To remain anonymous call Crime Stoppers at 702-385-5555. 

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